Louis Gerhard De Geer, Date of Birth, Date of Death


Louis Gerhard De Geer

Swedish 19th century prime minister

Date of Birth: 18-Jul-1818

Date of Death: 24-Sep-1896

Profession: judge, lawyer, politician, university teacher

Nationality: Sweden

Zodiac Sign: Cancer

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About Louis Gerhard De Geer

  • Baron Louis Gerard De Geer of FinspĂ„ng (18 July 1818 – 24 September 1896) was a Swedish statesman and writer.
  • He was born at FinspĂ„ng Castle in Risinge parish.
  • He was a lawyer, and in 1855 became president of the Göta hovrĂ€tt, or lord justice for the appellate court of Götaland.
  • From 7 April 1858 to 3 June 1870 he was Prime Minister for Justice and again from 11 May 1875 to 20 March 1876.
  • As a member of the nobility, he took part in the Swedish Riksdag of the Estates from 1851 onwards.
  • From 1867 to 1878 he was the member for Stockholm in the first chamber in the New Riksdag, where he introduced and passed many useful reforms.

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